misbelief

[ mis-bi-leef ]
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noun
  1. erroneous belief; false opinion.

  2. erroneous or unorthodox religious belief.

Origin of misbelief

1
Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at mis-1, belief

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British Dictionary definitions for misbelief

misbelief

/ (ˌmɪsbɪˈliːf) /


noun
  1. a false or unorthodox belief

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